An interesting stat has surfaced online involving Becky Lynch and Bayley.
Bayley has surpassed Lynch’s previously held record of 216 combined days as WWE SmackDown Women’s Champion. Friday, December 27, 2019, marks the 217th day that Bayley has spent with the title.
Bayley’s time as the champion has been spread out over 2 reigns while it took Lynch 3 separate reigns. Bayley won the title twice this year.
The first reigns started at the Money in the Bank pay-per-view in Hartford, Connecticut on May 19th when she beat Charlotte Flair after winning the Women’s MITB match.
Fast forward, she would drop the title to Flair at the Hell in a Cell pay-per-view in October but would win it back on the following episode of SmackDown five days later.
Here is a list of the longest combined days of SmackDown Women’s Champions:
- Bayley: 217+ days
- Becky Lynch: 216 days
- Charlotte Flair: 193 days
- Naomi: 149 days
- Carmella: 131 days
- Alexa Bliss: 110 days
- Asuka: 100 days
- Natalya: 86 days